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"Glance" is a noun which is often translated as "la mirada", and "regard" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "considerar". Learn more about the difference between "glance" and "regard" below.
glance(
glahns
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (look)
a. la mirada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The secretary shot me a suspicious glance.La secretaria me lanzó una mirada de desconfianza.
b. la ojeada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I took a glance at the book, but it didn't look very good.Le di una ojeada al libro, pero no me pareció muy bueno.
c. el vistazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The maître d' took one glance at my feet and said I wouldn't be allowed in with sneakers.El maitre me echó un vistazo a los pies y me dijo que no podía entrar con tenis.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to look)
a. mirar
She glanced back for a moment and then got on the train.Miró atrás por un momento y luego subió al tren.
3. (to take a quick look; used with "at")
a. echarle un vistazo a
My professor glanced at my paper and wrote "F" on it.Mi profesor le echó un vistazo a mi ensayo y escribió una "F".
b. echarle una mirada a (person)
I glanced at the girl I wanted to ask out and then looked away.Le eché una mirada a la chica que quería invitar a salir y después miré para otro lado.
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regard(
rih
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gard
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to consider)
a. considerar
I would regard that comment as an insult if I were in your place.Consideraría ese comentario un insulto si estuviera en tu lugar.
2. (to look at)
a. contemplar
Paul regarded his baby with a deep love.Paul contemplaba a su bebé con un amor profundo.
b. observar
The hunters regarded the bear with caution.Los cazadores observaban el oso con cautela.
3. (to esteem)
a. estimar
The academic community regards our calculus professor very highly.La comunidad académica estima mucho a nuestro profesor de cálculo.
4. (to concern)
a. concernir
This criticism of the proposal regards article 44 in particular.Esta crítica de la propuesta concierne particularmente el artículo 44.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (consideration)
a. la consideración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It's disturbing to see how little regard she has for her sister's feelings.Es preocupante ver la poca consideración que le tiene por los sentimientos de su hermana.
6. (aspect)
a. el aspecto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She appears very liberal in that regard, but not in others.Parece ser muy liberal en ese aspecto, pero en otros no.
7. (esteem)
a. la estima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The surgeon's colleagues have high regard for her.Los colegas de la cirujana la tienen en gran estima.
b. el respeto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Out of regard for the good relationship we've had for years, I'll forgive you this time.Por respeto a la buena relación que hemos tenido durante años, te perdonaré esta vez.
c. el concepto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I had high regard for her until I heard her political ranting.Tenía un gran concepto de ella hasta que escuché su sermón político.
regards
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
8. (in written correspondence)
a. los saludos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We'll see you next weekend when we visit Seville. Regards, Jack and MariaTe veremos cuando visitamos Sevilla el próximo fin de semana. Saludos, Jack y María
b. atentamente
I look forward to hearing from you. Regards, Ms L. BrownEn espera de su respuesta. Atentamente, Srta. L. Brown
9. (greetings)
a. saludos
My brother sends his regards.Me hermano te manda saludos.
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